The Franklin Hotel
Address164 East 87th Street New YorkSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
Fronted by a classic red-and-gold awning, this long-time spot channels a 1930s feel – starting with the vintage elevator. As with many old-timey New York spots, the rooms and bathrooms are tiny. But the decor is modern, the staff congenial and the location couldn’t be more ideal – walking distance from Central Park and many museums.
In addition, wine and cheese are served in the evenings. Rooms facing the back are quieter.
Our independent authors have visited The Franklin Hotel and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Upper East Side.
Services & facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
- 24-hour front desk
- Free WiFi
- Internet services
- Pets allowed
Description provided by property
This hotel offers comfortable guestrooms, free wireless internet access and a free buffet breakfast in Manhattan's Upper East Side, steps from Central Park and the famous Museum Mile.
The Franklin Hotel features a free wine and cheese reception every evening and free, 24-hour espresso and cappuccino service. Guests can also choose from a variety of dining options in the surrounding area.
Guestrooms at the Franklin boast flat-screen TVs and iPod docking stations. Guests will also enjoy pillow-top mattresses with high-quality linens, Bulgari bath products and cosy dressing gowns.
Upon check-in photo identification and credit card are required for incidental charges. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
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